Garden: Decor, Sheds & Ideas
The Grotto Garden with lush planting in crevices… Wonderful backyard oasis...
2012 ALE: The Grotto Garden
How to Make a Self-Watering Planter
Garden shed becomes a backyard retreat
Questions and Answers About Cob - Unlike adobe, cob can be built in cool damp climates like the Pacific Northwest: its resistance to rain and cold makes cob well suited in all but the coldest parts of America.
The Cob Oven Project: DIY Outdoor Kitchen/Pizza Oven - How to build an outdoor pizza oven using clay + sand (adobe) + straw (cob). ~ Not sure adobe would withstand our Pacific Northwest rain… but otherwise this looks Great!
How to Build a Concrete Block Retaining Wall - Step-by-Step Tutorial
Fire Pit Using Concrete Tree Rings - EASY 5 Step Tutorial and Supply List
DIY Potting Bench - Centsational Girl
GREEN...LANDSCAPES TO ENVY - FUNKY PURPLE
Privacy Screens and How To Make A Fence Taller - Empress of Dirt
Creating a Backyard from Scratch - 7 features that will transform a plain stretch of lawn into a lush landscape
7 Steps to Creating a Backyard from Scratch
Stagger Bulbs for Six Weeks of Blooms ~ Recommended Planting Depths: A. Dutch Crocus: 1 to 2 inches - B. Red Emperor Tulip: 3 to 4 inches - C. King Alfred Daffodil: 4 to 5 inches
Custom Rustic Treehouse - Designed and built to delight and inspire with architectural salvage materials... Wouldn't this make a charming guest cottage?
TreeHouseCompany - Custom built and design treehouses
One purpose of soil is to support roots, Lima says―if you create another way to hold them up, you could even plant shrubs. Along a 40-foot wall, she built a 7-foot frame fronted by marine plywood and corrugated plastic (ridoutplastics.com). She stapled on two layers of synthetic Tuf-Felt (sutherlandfelt.com), cutting slits in the outer layer, then slipped in and stapled down 400 plants.
DIY backyard adobe oven .. Our backyard adobe oven is modeled after mud-brick ovens used around the world, from the Southwest to Mexico, Italy, and France. Building it takes about two days of grubby work, but the reward: wonderfully rustic pizzas, roasts, vegetables, and crusty loaves of bread from your own backyard.
How to build Sunset's Classic Adobe Oven - Use these step-by-step instructions to build a rustic outdoor oven... Building it takes about two days of grubby work, but the reward: wonderfully rustic pizzas, roasts, vegetables, and crusty loaves of bread from your own backyard!